Posts Tagged “Summer”

6 brilliant travel books to give you wanderlust this summer

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6 brilliant travel books to give you wanderlust this summer

Travel can be a state of mind and sometimes it comes in the form of a bundle of pages. But, while sci-fi and thriller keep us alert in the winter, hot weather somehow calls for more laidback reading material. So what could be better than a book that will make you wander around (at least…

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Our top 10 travel books for summer 2019

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Our top 10 travel books for summer 2019

1. Autumn Light: Japan’s Season of Fire and Farewells by Pico Ayer The travel writer’s latest homage to Japan — his adopted country — is a poetic work of pathetic fallacy where the fiery season’s fading landscapes echo the life stories of the people he meets. The travelogue picks up with the passing of his Japanese father-in-law,…

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7 Novels to Read on Your Summer Travels

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7 Novels to Read on Your Summer Travels

Whether it’s hours spent waiting in an airport terminal due to an unexpected (but really, expected) delay or hours under the sun (with sunscreen) on the beach, a good book is a welcome companion. And a page-turner at that is necessary to keep you entertained and pass the time enjoyably. Thus, here’s a list of…

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10 essential nonfiction books JPMorgan says everyone should read this summer

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10 essential nonfiction books JPMorgan says everyone should read this summer

Every summer for the last 20 years, JPMorgan Chase has released its summer reading list of noteworthy nonfiction titles. While some books are business focused, like Clayton Christensen’s “The Prosperity Paradox,” others are about as far from banking as you can get – “Hilma af Klint: Paintings for the Future” by Tracey Bashkoff made the cut. According…

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9 Travel Books That Will Seriously Spark Your Summer Wanderlust

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9 Travel Books That Will Seriously Spark Your Summer Wanderlust

The first official day of summer is just weeks away, and for some people, those long days of warm weather mean just one thing: that the season of wanderlust is in full swing, and it’s time to hit the road. Or the air! Or the sea! (Or, whatever else you hit as soon as your bags are packed…

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5 Best Travel Accessories You Need This Summer

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5 Best Travel Accessories You Need This Summer

If you’re hitting the road this summer, make sure you’re packing the essentials: all the toiletries you need, cool outfits, and these travel accessories meant to make your trip as painless as possible. Traveling can be stressful, but if you’re heading out for a nice, relaxing summer trip, there are ways to make it easier…

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AAA Reveals Top Summer Travel Trends, Destinations

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AAA Reveals Top Summer Travel Trends, Destinations

Aerial View on Champ de Mars from the Eiffel Tower, Paris, France (photo courtesy iStock / Getty Images Plus / Creativemarc) Summer travel is heating up and Americans are making plans to get out of town. AAA has found that two-thirds of leisure travelers (64 percent) plan to take vacations as the weather warms and…

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Here’s the Best Time to Book Your Summer Travel

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Here’s the Best Time to Book Your Summer Travel

Brutal winter storms have tricked us into thinking that warmer weather will never arrive. But if Punxsutawney Phil is right, spring and summer are just around the corner. If you like to spend your summer holidays traveling with friends or family, you’re not alone. In fact, we think it’s the perfect time to embark on a country-wide road…

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